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- A sad fate. // Newsweek;12/23/1996, Vol. 128 Issue 26, p6
Focuses on the fate of two white rhinoceroses that were sent from the Pittsburgh Zoo to a zoo in Chengdu, China. The details of their trip; Their deaths on the truck ride from Shanghai to Chengdu.
- Animal attraction. Ankeny, Jason // Telephony;11/19/2001, Vol. 241 Issue 21, p34
Features the Webcasting of the birth of a male calf of a Sumatran rhinocero at the Cincinnati Zoo in Cincinnati, Ohio through the efforts of zoo staff, Time Warner Cable and LiveWave. Benefit of LiveWave's ConvergenceCam system for animal behavior study; Plan of TimeWarner Cable.
- Shy. // New Yorker;3/11/91, Vol. 67 Issue 3, p29
Describes a visit to the Bronx Zoo to visit the Sumatran rhinoceros Rapunzel. Description of Rapunzel; Solitary nature of rhinos; Plans to breed her with a male.
- Subplot. Bernard, Sarah // New York;10/16/98, Vol. 31 Issue 40, p13
Reports that the Bronx Zoo celebrated the birth of its first male Indian rhinoseros. The confusion over who got to name the baby; The Toronto Zoo as the owner of the rhino's father; The zoo's tradition of naming animals after important trustees; Trustee Michael Gline as in line for the nominal...
- Whipsnade's rhinos go enviro. // Builders Merchants Journal;Feb2009, p36
The article reports on the rainwater collection system at the Whipsnade Zoo in Great Britain for the rhino. It says that the zoo had a 30,000 litre underground storage tanks from WPL for their ï¿½1 million Rhinos of Nepal exhibit. It also says that system collects water from the rhino...
- How to breed a 2,000 pound Rhino. Ness, Erik // Discover;Nov2001, Vol. 22 Issue 11, p46
Reports methods in the breeding of rhinoceroses by the Center for Research of Endangered Wildlife at the Cincinnati Zoo in Ohio. Collection and analysis of blood and sperms of endangered species; Preservation of genes through semen collection; Use of genetic analysis and family trees to...
- The Gentle Giant. EGER, JUDITH // ROM Magazine;2009, Vol. 42 Issue 1, p28
The article presents information about Bull, the oldest white rhinoceros at the Toronto Zoo. Bull was born in South Africa in 1963. He lived at the San Diego Wild AnimalPark until 1974 when he was transferred to the Toronto Zoo. He was originally named Mtondo and was a favourite with children...
- Taking Tech To the Zoo. Springen, Karen // Newsweek;9/20/2004, Vol. 144 Issue 12, p48
Reports on the birth of Suci, a Sumatran rhino at the Cincinnati Zoo. Assertion that only about 300 such rhinos are in existence, and only one other member has been born in captivity; Technology that aided in Suci's birth; Use of technology by zoos across the United States.
- Living in zoos. Kalman, Bobbie // Endangered Rhinoceros;2004, p28
This article focuses on the condition of rhinoceros in zoos. There are not enough wild places for rhinos to live, so many live in zoos. Today's zoos look like the natural habitats in which the animals once lived. The best zoos have teams of scientists who study the animals and keep them safe and...